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More than a housekeeper—a central figure in Biltmore House

Posted on 06/25/2015 by Judy Ross

You may not realize it from her position, but one of the significant figures in Biltmore’s past is Emily Rand King, who served as housekeeper and head of staff for the Vanderbilts from 1897...

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Exquisite new custom cabinetry

Posted on 06/12/2015 by Holly Clark

In a recent blog post, Matt Eddy, CEO of Habersham, discusses Habersham’s new Biltmore Custom Built-In Cabinetry program. “We’re entering our 11th year of a successful licensing...

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International Rose Trials: 2015 Winners Announced

Posted on 06/01/2015 by Leeann Donnelly

Biltmore International Rose Trials judges make their way through the varieties on trial that were first planted in the Walled Garden in 2013. On Saturday morning, ladies and gents arrived at the...

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Progress Report: Ridge Cap Project

Posted on 05/14/2015 by Sharon Bell Comments(2)

Just like your house, Biltmore House sometimes has a leak or two in the roof. A crew with Huber & Associates recently spent a few days taking down the leaking copper North Tower Ridge Cap (...

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Historic Hand-Colored Post Cards

Posted on 05/12/2015 by Leeann Donnelly Comments(3)

In late May, we turn our gardening attention to a friendly competition taking place in a corner of the Walled Garden. Here, a jury gathers in Biltmore’s historic rose garden to evaluate...

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